January 16, 2020

USMCA passage and North American Development Bank Statement

“More than 17 million US-Mexico border residents have been positively impacted by the Bank’s financing of environmental infrastructure. I am pleased that our work in partnership with our many border stakeholders is being validated through the inclusion of the capital increase in USMCA,” said Dr. Calixto Mateos-Hanel, Managing Director of the North American Development Bank.

January 07, 2020

US$11.2-million loan contracted to rehabilitate and upgrade wastewater treatments plants in Chihuahua, Chihuahua

The North American Development Bank (NADB) and Aguas de Reúso y Energía Renovable, S.A. de C.V., (ARERSA) signed a loan agreement for up to $233.4 million pesos (equivalent to about US$11.2 million), to cover part of the financing for the rehabilitation and upgrade of the North and South Wastewater Treatment Plants (WWTP) in Chihuahua, Chihuahua.

December 19, 2019

NADB, Santander, Banorte and EKF, sign loan agreement for a 117-MW wind project in Reynosa, Tamaulipas with Delaro, S.A.P.I. de C.V., sponsored by Thermion

The North American Development Bank (NADB), Banco Santander, S.A., Banco Mercantil del Norte, S.A. (Banorte), as lenders, with the participation of EKF Danmarks Eksportkredit (EKF), as guarantor, have signed a loan agreement for the design, construction and operation of the 117-megawatts (MW) wind farm “Delaro, S.A.P.I. de C.V.”, located in the municipality of Reynosa, Tamaulipas. The project is sponsored by Fideicomiso Thermion Energy CKD I.

December 10, 2019

NADB Board of Directors approves loan for 100-MWAC Akin Solar Project in Pitiquito, Sonora

The Board of Directors of the North American Development Bank (NADB) has approved a loan for up to US$100 million for the design, construction and start-up of the Akin Solar Energy Project located in the municipality of Pitiquito, Sonora.

November 19, 2019

IFC and NADB provide US$200 million loan to IEnova to fund solar power projects in México

IFC, a member of the World Bank Group, and the North American Development Bank (NADB) will provide US$200 million in green loans to Infraestructura Energética Nova S.A.B. de C.V. (IEnova), to finance four solar power plants with a total capacity of 376 MW across Mexico.

November 14, 2019

Seven new environmental projects with total investment of US$386 million approved by NADB Board of Directors

San Antonio, Texas – The Board of Directors of the North American Development Bank (NADB) announced the approval of US$168 million in financing for seven new projects in the sectors of water and renewable energy that will benefit more than 1.23 million residents in communities on both sides of the U.S.-Mexico border. The Board also appointed Dr. Calixto Mateos-Hanel as Managing Director of the NADB. Dr. Mateos-Hanel will serve in this capacity through December 31, 2023.

September 30, 2019

Border 2020 Program Region 6 Request for Proposals 2019

The North American Development Bank (NADB) is pleased to announce a Request for Proposals (RFP) for projects in the New Mexico-Texas-Chihuahua and Texas-Coahuila-Nuevo Leon-Tamaulipas border regions. The projects selected under this RFP will meet the goals and objectives of the Border 2020 U.S.-Mexico Environmental Program, which was established with the mission to protect the environment and public health in the U.S.-Mexico border region.
The RFP application period will open on September 30, 2019 and close on November 18, 2019. For more information, click on the following link:

September 26, 2019

Tour to review construction progress of wastewater infrastructure in Camargo, Tamaulipas

Camargo, Tamaulipas – Officials today toured the wastewater collection and treatment infrastructure works currently under construction in Camargo, Tamaulipas. The project is expected to cost an estimated US$3.4 million and will benefit 8,819 residents in this border community.

September 24, 2019

Work begins to install residential sewer connections in Loma Blanca, Chihuahua

Loma Blanca, Chihuahua. – In the presence of Chihuahua Governor Javier Corral Hurtado and Dr. Calixto Mateos-Hanel, Acting Managing Director of the North American Development Bank (NADB), work began to install residential sewer connections funded by NADB in the community of Loma Blanca, in the municipality of Juarez, Chihuahua.

August 19, 2019

NADB releases full version of Tijuana River Diversion Study

San Antonio, Texas. - The North American Development Bank (NADB) has released the complete Tijuana River Diversion Study on its website, which provides an analysis of infrastructure options for managing northbound flows in the Tijuana River Watershed shared by Tijuana, Baja California in Mexico, and San Diego County, California.